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Federalist Party supports People’s Vote campaign

People's Vote campaign logo. In January this year the Federalist Party called for a new referendum to be held on the outcome of the UK’s Brexit negotiations with the European Union after the 2016 referendum vote. Today we are supporting the ‘People’s Vote’ campaign for a new referendum. We are calling on all of our [...]

Westminster is Strangling Local Government

Local councils around the UK are required by law to maintain a balanced budget, spending no more than they can afford. If only central government had the same requirement! But recently, council after council has either had to dip into their emergency savings, sell off assets, slash public services or simply break the law and [...]

Local elections 2018: Our candidates in London

Local elections are taking place on May 3 in many regions around the United Kingdom, including throughout London. The Federalist Party is fielding two candidates, one each in the boroughs of Lambeth and Haringey. This is the second year in a row we have fielded candidates in the May local elections. The Federalist Party is [...]

Blog: We need English devolution, not metro mayors

In December last year residents of Doncaster and Barnsley voted to reject the government’s 'Sheffield City Region' combined authority which will see an elected metro mayor in a region straddling South Yorkshire, and parts of Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire. Communities Secretary Sajid Javid has persistently rejected demands from many of the region’s politicians, including MPs and [...]